Monthly Archives: January 2011

Slow-Cooker Tuesday: Sloppy Joe’s

A while back we started buying cows. Well, chunks of a cow nicely butchered and vaccu-sealed. We’re not big meat eaters, but I wanted to start eating a better quality meat when we did indulge. So we locally sourced some … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooker Tuesday: Lamb and Pumpkin Stew

As soon as about mid-September hits I am in the mood for pumpkin. All the way through spring, I can not get enough of the glowing orange squash. We have the regular preparations: cookies, breads, pie (of course) but my … Continue reading

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Cherry-Chocolate Cookies

I know the holidays are over and I should be thinking about bowls of oatmeal and spinach salads–hold the bacon and dressing, please–but I did not get enough cookies at Christmas. Nope. Not nearly enough. I was so swamped by … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooker Tuesday: Welcome

For Christmas three years ago I asked for a slow cooker. Mainly because I didn’t have one and Christmas is my usual excuse to pad out my cooking cabinet collection. So hubby researched and purchased, I thanked him, put it … Continue reading

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